Derby Mercury - 3 April 1752

Transcribed by G Lamb for the HRGS.


On Friday last was committed to Maidstone Goal, Anne Luckhurst, for the Murder of her Male Bastard Child, in the Parish of Newington next Sittingbourn.

And last Monday a Man dressed like an Officer in the Army, was committed to the same Goal, on a strong Suspicion of being concerned, with a Person lately taken at Dover, in enlisting Men for French Service.

The Soldiers lately tried by a General Court-Martial for Desertion, and attempting to engage in the French Service, are order'd to be transported to Gibraltar for Life.